Veronique a Paris - Francoise Adnet

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Oil on Canvas, 40 x 30 (in)

Veronique a Paris - Francoise Adnet

Ballerinas Blue

Oil on Canvas, 40 x 30 (in)

Wei Tai

Born in Shanghai, China

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Won 2006 International Portrait Competition

WEI TAI arrived in America in 1991. Since that time, he has successfully found his rightful place among the leading Chinese artists of his generation.

WEI TAI was born in a rural village south of Shanghai,China.His father was a reserved sculptor in their homeland and taught his son both sculpting and painting techniques.WEI TAI went on to be a graduate from the Shanghai Fine Art Institute. He was also an Assistant Professor of Art and Fashion design in Shanghai College.The artist served as the Chief Designer for the China Silk Corporation for seven years.This allowed him to travel to Western European countries and become exposed to differnt cultures.These travels gave birth to his longing for new expressions in art.

During his stay in America,WEI TAI’s Eastern subject matter and techniques have been influenced by European and American art traditions,resulting in an exquisite mixture and marriage of both,including Western subjects and Eastern style.He is multi-talented,working in Oil, He innovated an Unique technique Oil painting on Copper;Acrylic, watercolor and Chinese brush painting.with equal expertise while allowing each of these mediums to influence each other constantly.WEI TAI’s silk painting are breathtaking.His sculptures and bias reliefs also reflect the marriage of two art traditions.In WEI TAI’s own words”The inspiration for art can be found everywhere.”WEI TAI’s passion be seen in all his works.

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